The March 10, 2014 School Board Agenda is now available.
Please click here to download this file.
Kindergarten registration for 2014-2015 is now available.
Monday, March 10 at Willow Lane
Tuesday, March 11 at Wescosville
Wednesday, March 12 at Shoemaker and Jefferson
Thursday, March 13 at Lincoln and Macungie
Friday, March 14 at Alburtis
East Penn Board approves a Series of 2014 bond sale to refund 2009 GOB issue and save the district a net $589,992.86 over the life of the issue, which will be paid off in 2028.
At Monday evenings School Board Meeting, East Penn Administration will be recommending a change to the 13-14 school calendar. If approved by the School Board, Monday, April 21st will become an instructional day for students. Please check back on Tuesday to see if this change was approved by the Board.
Snow Make-Up Days: 4/17, 4/21 (if Board Approved), 6/10, 6/11, 6/12, 6/13, 6/16, 6/17 (Students Last Day)
In addition, PDE has made it optional for school districts to extend the PSSA Math/Reading/Writing Testing Window for the 13 - 14 school year.
East Penn SD PSSA Math/Reading testing will take place from March 31st - April 4th.
East Penn SD PSSA Writing testing will take place from April 7th - April 11th.
Please contact your child's building with any questions or concerns regarding this matter.FYI - PSSA Science and Keystone Exams windows will not change.
Thank you for your patience during this difficult winter season.
PDE has made it optional for school districts to extend the PSSA Math/Reading/Writing Testing Window for the '13 - '14 school year. East Penn SD will be taking advantage of the extended window PDE has offered. A final decision on dates will be made shortly. Please continue to check our websites and social media sites for the extended testing window dates. FYI - PSSA Science and Keystone Exams windows will not change.
East Penn School District, Nutrition, Inc. and First Student will be hosting a job fair for substitute Instructional Assistants, Staff Assistants, Health Room Assistants, Food Service Employees and Bus Drivers on Tuesday, March 4, 2014.
The East Penn Board of School Directors have scheduled the following Meet the Candidates Community Meetings:
7PM - Wednesday, 2/12, Board Room
7PM - Thursday, 2/20, Board Room
The purpose of these meetings is to give all attendees an opportunity to meet the two candidates for the position of Superintendent of Schools and to complete comment sheets to the Board of School Directors to review. These meetings will be held in the Board Room located in the Administrative Office Building at 800 Pine Street, Emmaus, PA.
ATTENTION PARENTS - June 10th, June 11th, June 12th and 13th will be used as make up days for the '13-14' school year. Any subsequent school closing make up days will be added to the end of the school year.
This is a requirement of Act 1 and is mainly used in the determination of the exceptions that we may qualify for. It is also a starting point for our budget discussions with the Board. The final budget always looks very different from this when it is adopted at the end of June. We will work hard to reduce the tax increase and narrow the gap between revenues and expenditures. Click here to view pdf
As you are aware, Friday, February 14th and Thursday, April 17th will be used as make up days for the '13-'14 school year.
Any subsequent school closing makeup days will be added to the end of the school year (6/10, 6/11, 6/12).
Early Dismissal (Secondary Schools) - The early dismissal scheduled for 11AM on February 13th is rescheduled to February 14th.